Baking soda is an ingredient that has many different uses.

It is used for skin care, cleaning and even for the health benefits it provides. Baking soda can make your clothes shiny and white. You can use this natural ingredient against cough, preventing and treating various health problems.

For cleaning, you can use this ingredient to clean surfaces around your home, freshen up the carpets and absorb all the bad odors. For beauty, it has many different and amazing uses.

Here are some of them:

  • Acne treatment

            Baking soda can be used to get rid of pimples and acne. You just need to mix baking soda with some water to prepare a paste. Then, you should rub it on your face and rinse with water.

  • Teeth whitening

            If you check the label of your toothpaste, you will see that it contains baking soda. To whiten your teeth, mix baking soda with hydrogen peroxide. However, don’t use this mixture too often, as it can damage the teeth enamel. The best way is to use this mixture once per week.

  • Fresh breath

            Sometimes mint drops cannot solve the problem of bad breath. the cause of bad breath is usually halitosis and mint drops only cover the problem, but don’t solve it. Fortunately, baking soda can be used against bad breath. It will solve the problem quickly and effectively. Mix 1 glass of water and 1 teaspoon of baking soda. Gargle with the mixture to clean the mouth and the throat from all the bacteria. Use this mixture every second day and the problem will be gone soon.

  • Softer skin

            Dry skin on the hands can also be treated with baking soda. If your hands are dry, mix water, soap and baking soda and massage them. Then, rinse well with warm water. Besides hydrating and softening the skin of your hands, the mixture can effectively remove bad odors from them.

  • Clean and healthy hair

            Commercial hair products are loaded with chemicals that can harm your hair and scalp. Use baking soda as a conditioner once a month and enjoy your amazing hair.

  • Body odors

            Twice a week, soak in your tub with one cup of baking soda. This will remove unpleasant body odors, destroy the bacteria and soften the skin.

  • Clean nails

            To soften the cuticles and clean your nails, apply a mix of 1 part water and 3 parts baking soda.

  • Reduce sweating

            To be fresh and bacteria free for hours, mix 4 tablespoons of baking soda with a few drops of essential oil and apply it on your armpits.

  • Natural exfoliator

            Clean the pores daily with baking soda.